Try Out These Tips to Prevent Heat-Related Illnesses

Take care of yourself this summer. Now that the hot weather is here to stay, it's important that you take extra precautions for yourself and loved ones.  Because overexposure to heat can result in serious illnesses and health conditions, it's vital that you stay vigilant and take steps to stay cool.  Here are some of the things that you can do to avoid heat-related illnesses this summer. Schedule Outdoor Activities Wisely If you need to get outdoor work done, then try to schedule these Read More

Try Out These Grilling Safety Tips for Your Memorial Day Weekend

Fire up the grill safely this holiday weekend. With Memorial Day weekend right around the corner, you may be getting ready to host a holiday barbecue for your friends and family.  While grilling up some burgers and hot dogs sounds like an easy task, it can quickly turn into a dangerous situation if you are not careful.  Make sure you stay safe at your barbecue by trying out these grilling safety tips. Grill Outside Away from Structures Charcoal and gas grills are designed for outdoor use Read More

St. Patrick’s Day Fun Facts

Learn more about this interesting holiday. St. Patrick's Day is nearly here!  In between digging around for your favorite green shirt and gearing up for a delicious corned beef dinner, take a moment to learn a little bit more about this festive holiday.  Here are some fun facts that you can enjoy this St. Patrick's Day weekend. Patrick's Day is a national holiday in Ireland. On March 17th, many banks, stores, and business will close throughout the country. The first St. Patrick's Day Read More

Ways to Spread Love to Your Community This Valentine’s Day

Try out these suggestions to give back to your community. Today is Valentine's Day!  While this holiday generally focuses on celebrating the love between couples, there are other ways that you can spread some love.  For instance, one great way to get into the spirit of the holiday is by giving back to your community and showing others that you care.  Here are some of the things that you can do today to send some love to your community. 1) Volunteer at a Local School Unfortunately, Read More

Tips for Getting Healthy This Year

Try out these suggestions to live a healthier 2019. The start of the New Year is a great time to evaluate yourself and set goals for self-improvement. If one of your goals for this year is to get healthier, there are many different suggestions you can try. While you can always focus on improving your diet and getting more exercise, there are plenty of other ways to get healthier as well. Here are some things you can do to improve your health this year. Get More Sleep Most adults fail to Read More

Wishing You a Safe Holiday Season from ISU-Wissink Insurance

Happy holidays from our family to yours. With the holidays nearly upon us, we at ISU-Wissink Insurance would like to take this opportunity to wish all of our loyal clients a happy, healthy, and safe holiday season. As an experienced insurance provider, we are aware that the holiday season introduces some unique risks. This is why we encourage you to try out these safety suggestions to protect the people and things you love most. Fire Safety Do not leave your oven or stove unattended Read More

Dispelling 3 Common Myths this National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Get informed this National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. It's National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. A major goal of this month is educating the public about the realities of this disease. Unfortunately, there are many incorrect assumptions about breast cancer that can cause confusion. To eliminate some of these misconceptions, here is the truth behind three of the most common breast cancer myths out there. Myth 1: Only Women Can Get Breast Cancer While women are more likely than men Read More