about Alex

As copywriter for Esurance, Alex had professional experience in everything from film to literature to (thanklessly!) correcting the grammar in friends' emails. As a fervent Minnesota sports fan, he spends most of his non-writing time gently weeping into cereal bowls.

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Police Reveal 4 Common Ways to Get Pulled Over

Here’s what not to do if you want to avoid that next traffic ticket.

Safe and smart | Car safety

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The 7 Most Humiliating Driving Mistakes

Go on, admit it: you’ve been here.

Safe and smart | Car safety | Travel hacks

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7 Cool Cars with a Manual Transmission

Find a sweet new stick shift without laboring over the classifieds.

Getting there

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Is Coal the Next Gasoline?

Could good old-fashioned coal be the future of the fuel industry?

Getting there

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Are You in Love … with Your Car Insurer?

Is your insurer The One? Take our Car Insurance Compatibility Quiz and find out!

Car insurance 101

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