It has come to our attention that there are active websites posing as authorized retailers that are trying to take advantage of unsuspecting shoppers. These websites have NO affiliation with Champion Power Equipment whatsoever and we are working with federal law enforcement get the site taken down. If a website is selling a generator below lower than market value with free shipping, it’s likely a scam. Please visit our Find A Retailer page to see a list of authorized Champion resellers.
If you suspect that have made a purchase from a fraudulent website, we recommend that you contact your financial institution or credit card provider to immediately stop payment. We also recommend that you report the card number as being used on a fraudulent website and that your credit card information may be compromised.
We apologize to anyone who has been a victim of a scam. Here are some tips you can use to protect yourself when shopping online sources other than the household retail names:
- CNBC – The American Greed Report, Online shopping scams: Eight signs you’re on a fake site. https://www.cnbc.com/2017/06/16/online-shopping-scams-how-to-identify-fake-sites.html
- Complex.com – 10 Ways to Tell You Are Shopping On a Fake Site. http://www.complex.com/style/2013/04/10-ways-to-tell-you-are-shopping-on-a-fake-site/