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According to tcpalm.com fraudulent telemarketing scam in Florida is on the rise. Telemarketers using prepaid phones try to act as Florida Power & Light Co employees to get around “Do not call” lists. State officials advise to take persons name, title and phone number when called in the name of FPL. FPL also advises that its employees as well as contractors always carry a photo ID badge or work order letter when performing services at customer premises. In case of a doubt the customers can get help at

http://www.FPL.com/FPLprotect

Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services’s Division of Consumer Services

www.800helpfla.com

Full story at: http://www.tcpalm.com/news/2011/mar/06/be-wary-of-scam-in-which-telemarketers-place-to/

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