Nova Scotia Power is warning customers about a text message scam currently targeting their customers.
The scam is pretty simple.
You receive a text message says Nova Scotia Power has sent you money, it then directs you to click a link, select a financial institution and enter their PIN to have the money deposited.
Obviously the texts are not from Nova Scotia Power.
They say the would never as their customers for that type of information.
There have been at least 30 reports of the scam so far.
If you receive one of these scam texts, don not click on the links and contact police.
If you’ve received the text and have clicked on the link, contact your bank immediatly.