about Megan

After beginning her Esurance career in 2012 as a sales agent in Phoenix, Megan made her way out to San Francisco to join the company’s editorial team and pursue her love of writing. She spends most of her free time baking fancy cookies and forcing her cats to snuggle with her.

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Everything You Need to Know About Insurance Deductibles

Whether you have car, homeowners, or health insurance (or all of the above), you need to know exactly what a deductible is and how it affects you and your coverage.

Insurance 101 | Safe and smart

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Why Car Insurance Companies Need to Know These 10 Things

You’ve provided your car’s year, make, and model while shopping for auto quotes — so why do insurers request your VIN on top of that? Find out why.

Insurance 101

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5 Tips for Driving In a Dust Storm

Imagine driving through a desolate desert landscape. You’re listening to your favorite playlist and everything seems calm and uneventful. Ancient cacti stand like statues for miles. And then, as you gaze into the distance, you see it — a giant wall of dust moving ominously toward the highway. You get a sinking feeling in your … Continue reading “5 Tips for Driving In a Dust Storm”

Safe and smart | Car safety

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How to Stay Safe in Hot Weather

Summer heat is no joke. Find out how eating cooling foods, resting, and keeping your AC well maintained can help you stay safe (and cool) when the temperature skyrockets.

Safe and smart

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8 Ways to Reduce Your Car Insurance Costs 

Quality auto coverage doesn’t have to deplete your savings. Check out 8 tips on how to maximize your protection while reducing costs.

Insurance 101 | Car insurance 101