Friday, August 28, 2015

ATTORNEY GENERAL PATRICK MORRISEY’S OFFICE ANNOUNCES SEPTEMBER MOBILE OFFICE HOURS IN SOUTHWESTERN WEST VIRGINIA

Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced today that a consumer representative from the Attorney General’s Office will conduct mobile office hours throughout southwestern West Virginia. The representative will be available to discuss the latest scams the Office has noticed in the state and provides consumers with tips to protect their personal, identifiable information.

Peni Adams, a consumer outreach and compliance specialist with the Office, will host the mobile office hours, which are scheduled below:
  • 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 3 at the McDowell Commission on Aging, 725 Stewart St., Welch;
  • 11 a.m.-1 p.m.  Sept. 8 at the Wyoming Council on Aging, 695 Mountaineer Highway, Mullens;
  • 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 9 at CASE WV Commission on Aging, 600 Trent St., Princeton; and
  • 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sept. 24 at the Wharton-Barrett Community Center, 178 Bennett St., Wharton
“Every month our Office conducts mobile office hours throughout the state to engage with local consumers in their home communities,” Attorney General Morrisey said. “These mobile office hours allow consumers to learn more about the Office, consumer protection issues and the scams they need to be cautious about.”

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.