about Heidi

Heidi brings 8 years’ experience to her role as Esurance’s copywriting manager. As a bona fide lit nerd and sucker for anachronism, she spends her days trying to incorporate Hemingway, Frost, and Shakespeare into car insurance (with varying degrees of success).

More posts by Heidi

El Niño Survival: How to Tell If You Live in a Flood Plain

With an El Niño winter predicted and higher-than-average rainfall expected in many parts of the country, here’s everything you need to know about flood plains, including how to tell if you live in one.

Safe and smart | Home safety

How to Avoid a Hurricane

If you live on the Eastern Seaboard, or anywhere else hurricanes happen to frequent, here are a few evacuation tips to keep in mind.

DIY hacks | Safe and smart

4 Tips for Avoiding Tech Catastrophes on Vacation

Before you head off to Yosemite to convene with nature or Cabo to convene with a towel and a palm tree, here are 4 safety tips to help you avoid tech catastrophes on your summer vacay.

Smart technology

13 of the Worst Car Names Imaginable

From the Great Wall Wingle to the Bipper Tepee, check out 13 of the worst car names in the history of car names.

Travel hacks