CHARLESTON — Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced Sept. 30th that a consumer representative from the Attorney General’s Office will conduct mobile office hours during October throughout southwestern West Virginia. The Office representative will educate consumers on the latest scams in their area and provide them with tips on how to protect their personal information from scammers.
Peni Adams, a consumer outreach and compliance specialist with the Office, will host the mobile office hours, which are scheduled below:
11 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 6 at the Orgas Senior Center, 22654 Coal River Road., Orgas;
9:30-11 a.m. Oct. 7 at the Logan Public Library, 16 Wildcat Way, Logan;
3-4 p.m. Oct. 8 at the Welch Public Library, 90 Howard St., Welch;
10-11:30 a.m. Oct. 13 at the Pineville Public Library, 155 Park St., Pineville;
11 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 14 at the Gilbert Senior Center, 4th and Venus St., Gilbert;
10-11:30 a.m. Oct. 15 at the Madison Library, 375 Main St., Madison; and
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 20 at the Chapmanville Towers, 647 Main St., Chapmanville;
11 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 22 at the Commission on Aging, 205 Thorn St., Princeton; and
11 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 27 at the Harts Community Center, 3 Freedom Lane., Harts.
“Mobile office hours allow local consumers the opportunity to speak with a representative from our Office and learn more about scams, identity theft, and other consumer issues right in their hometown.” Attorney General Morrisey said. “We encourage everyone to attend one of these monthly mobile office hour events to stay updated on the scams happening around the state.”
The mobile office hours are open to the public; reservations are not required.
For information about the mobile office hours, contact Peni Adams 304-993-9106.