about John

John Moore Williams has spent his writing career providing advice on everything from proper septic system care to where to eat in Nice (and, during his tenure at Esurance, how to find the right insurance coverages). An avid descriptive grammarian, he encourages you to end sentences with prepositions and to split infinitives whenever possible.

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Top 5 Reasons to Walk

Sure, cars are efficient and public transit’s green. But nothing beats walking when it comes to getting around in a healthy, eco-conscious way.

Travel hacks

How Hollywood and Harvard Powered the Designated Driver Program

When an Ivy League university and America’s major media outlets joined forces, a powerful force for social good emerged.

Safe and smart | Travel hacks

The High Cost of Driving Part 2: How Futures Markets Affect the Price of Gas

Learn how financial speculation fuels prices at the pump — and impacts the overall American economy in the process.

Around the nation | Getting there

The High Cost of Driving: Why Gas Is So Expensive

Find out why world events and the law of supply and demand aren’t the only realities driving the high price of gas.

Around the nation | Getting there

New on Esurance Mobile: Change Your Payment Method and Due Dates on the Go

Ever needed to change your car insurance payment due date or method on the go? With Esurance Mobile, now you can.

Smart technology | Around Esurance