BBB warns about utility imposter scams Posted in: News The Better Business Bureau serving Central East Texas (BBB) cautions consumers to be wary of phony calls from individuals posing as employees of local utility companies. The utility imposter scam is most common during the summer and winter months. Scammers will typically reach you by phone, email or at your door ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!