about Heidi

Heidi brings 11 years’ experience to her role as Esurance’s copywriting manager. Writer, editor, and all around wordsy, she was content when content wasn’t cool. Also, she likes old-school country.

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Flash Floods: What Causes Them and How to Avoid Them

Flash floods can happen almost anywhere. And since a rainy El Niño winter is predicted, we’ve got tips to help you prepare.

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Your Ultimate El Niño Survival Guide

This could be the strongest El Niño ever recorded. Are you ready?

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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.

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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.

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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.

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