Do I Have Enough Personal Liability Coverage?

Understanding the personal liability coverage provided by your homeowners insurance. As a homeowner, one of the most serious and expensive claims that you can face revolves around personal liability issues.  This is why it's so important to make sure that you have adequate personal liability protections in place.  While most individuals have this type of coverage through their homeowners or renters insurance policy, many do not understand what their liability insurance covers and do not know if 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

Tips to Help You Stay Safe While Shopping Online

Don't fall into a cyber criminal's trap this holiday season. In recent years, shopping online has become a regular activity for many people. However, it's important to remember that this practice does carry some risk. This is especially true during the holiday season when criminals become more aggressive in their attempts to access your financial and other personal information. In order to protect yourself as you do your holiday shopping online, take these precautions. Stick to Familiar Read More

Homeowners, Here’s What You Can Learn from California’s Wildfire Season

Takeaways from the 2018 wildfires. When wildfires raced through California, they left millions of dollars in property damage in their wake. With thousands of homeowners suffering from homelessness and severe property damages, it's no secret how devastating this year's fire season was. However, even amidst all this devastation, homeowners across the state and even the across nation can learn from it. Here are some of the things you can take away from California's wildfire season. Be Read More

Steps to Get Your Home Ready This Halloween

Try out these Halloween home safety tips. Halloween is almost upon us! While Halloween night is supposed to be spooky, the risks that your home and visitors face are downright terrifying. Luckily, there are steps you can take to secure your home and keep trick-or-treaters and party guests safe. Here are some of the safety tips you should try around your home. Clear Your Pathways On Halloween night, you are sure to receive many visitors. Whether it be trick-or-treaters or party guests, Read More

Common Electrical Causes of Residential Fires

Prevent electrical fires in your home. It’s no secret how devastating a home fire can be. This is why it’s vital that you take the necessary precautions to safeguard against a fire in your home. Some of the most common causes of residential fires are electrical issues. To keep your home safe, watch out for these common electrical causes of residential fires. Faulty Appliances One of the most common causes of electrical fires in homes is malfunctioning appliances. Oftentimes, this occurs Read More

Take Care of These Home Maintenance Tasks This Fall

Get your home ready for fall. Fall is right around the corner! With this change of seasons almost upon us, it’s important that you take steps to prepare your home for this shift in weather. Here are some of the home maintenance tasks that you should take care of this fall. Clear Out Your Gutters During the summer months, leaves, twigs, and other debris is sure to have accumulated in your home’s gutters. While this doesn’t seem like a huge deal now, this debris can cause your gutters to Read More