Is "ACH Debit - Puget Sound Ener Billpay 9100001" fraud?

Written by Gavin Brooks

June 18th, 2024

Medium Risk

About "ACH Debit - Puget Sound Ener Billpay 9100001"

Puget Sound Energy (PSE) is an American utility company that has been in business for over 145 years, having been established in 1873. The company provides electric and natural gas services to customers primarily within the Puget Sound region of the state of Washington. PSE’s retail products include the delivery of electricity generated from various sources such as hydroelectric, wind, and natural gas. Additionally, it supplies natural gas for residential, commercial, and industrial use. The company also offers energy efficiency programs and services aimed at helping customers manage their energy consumption.
  • ACH Debit: Automated Clearing House debit, indicating an electronic payment
  • Puget Sound Ener: The merchant or service provider (Puget Sound Energy)
  • Billpay: The method of payment used, in this case, bill payment
  • 9100001: Unique transaction identifier or reference number
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