ENBRIDGE GAS SCAM ALERT: Customers notified of a refund

TORONTO, March 13, 2018 /CNW/ - Enbridge Gas Distribution ("Enbridge") is advising customers of a text messaging scam. Previously, variations of this scam have also circulated through email.

Enbridge Gas is advising customers of a text messaging scam. (CNW Group/Enbridge Gas Distribution)

The text scam advises that a 'refund' or 'rebate' has been processed and asks the recipient to click a link to complete an INTERAC e-transfer. 

Enbridge does not communicate with its customers by text message. Refunds are generally processed either directly on the bill or via cheque. Email transfers are available, but only at the customer's request.

Customers should:

  • Not click on any links
  • Not share any personal or account information
  • Report suspicious activity to the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre at 1-888-495-8501 or email the Customer Ombudsman at Enbridge Gas at ombudsman@enbridge.com

About Enbridge Gas Distribution

Enbridge Gas Distribution Inc. has a 170-year history and is Canada's largest natural gas distribution company. It is owned by Enbridge Inc., a Canadian-based leader in energy transportation and distribution, and has ranked as one of the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations for the past eight years. Enbridge Gas Distribution distributes natural gas to over two million customers in Ontario.

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For more information, please contact:
Tanya Bruckmueller, Enbridge Gas Distribution
Tel: 1-855-884-5112
Email: enbridgegasmedia@enbridge.com

SOURCE Enbridge Gas Distribution