Esurance: Don’t Catch and Drive [Video]

The latest craze in mobile gaming shifts drivers’ focus away from the road. Here are some smart alternatives to the whole Catch and Drive conundrum.

Safe and smart | Car safety

The Hidden Costs of Home Ownership (Part 5): Appliances and Electronics

Appliances and electronics have come a long way in terms of energy efficiency. But are yours a secret energy drain? Learn how to save energy (and money).

DIY hacks | Home and garden

The Hidden Costs of Home Ownership (Part 4): Lighting

Replacing your home’s lighting is a simple way to save money on your energy bills. Find out which bulbs are best.

DIY hacks | Home and garden

The Hidden Costs of Home Ownership (Part 3): Heating and Cooling Units

Your heating and cooling units are the heart of your home’s energy efficiency. Here’s how to make sure they’re working well (and saving you money).

DIY hacks | Home and garden

The Hidden Costs of Home Ownership (Part 2): Insulation and Ventilation

Insulation is key to ensuring your home is energy efficient. But without proper insulation, you could be losing a great deal of energy through your ceiling and attic. Find out if you are (and how to fix it).

DIY hacks | Home and garden

The 11 Most Interesting Roads in America

Feel like driving somewhere really worthwhile — maybe up a volcano, through a tree, or back to colonial times? Discover the most remarkable roads in the country.

Travel hacks

The 8 Most Spectacular Flower and Garden Shows in the U.S.

Attention horticulture vultures: spring is fast approaching. Time to jump-start your green thumb at one of these epic garden events.

Travel hacks

Win Opening Night Tickets to Attend the US Open with the Bryan Brothers

Enter the Opening Night with the Bryans Sweepstakes for your chance to attend the US Open in true New York style.

Around Esurance

5 Seriously Cool Gas Stations Across the U.S.

Who knew fueling up could be fun? At these 5 cool gas stations, a pit stop isn’t nearly long enough.

Getting there

The Perfect American Road Trip for Your Summer

Need help planning your perfect road trip across America? A postdoctoral researcher at the University of Pennsylvania might’ve just solved your problem. Find out how.

Smart technology | Travel hacks

11 Essentials Every Home Emergency Kit Should Include

Are you prepared for an emergency? Read about 11 essentials to include in your home emergency kit.

Safe and smart | Homeowners 101

The #EsuranceAccess Countdown to SXSW Sweeps

Whether you’re headed to Austin for the SXSW excitement or not, here’s your first chance to score smart, techy prizes with #EsuranceAccess.

All the news | Around Esurance

How to Collect and Repurpose Rainwater in Your Yard

Learn how you can collect and reuse rainwater to save money on utility costs and help out the environment.

DIY hacks | Home and garden