The Hidden Costs of Home Ownership (Part 1): Air Leaks and Drafts

Buying a home can be exciting. But don’t overlook its energy consumption. Here’s how to make your home energy efficient (and save money in the process).

DIY hacks | Home and garden

5 Road Trips to Take Before Summer Ends

Summer’s not over yet. In fact, it’s the perfect time for an adventure. Check out these 5 last-minute late summer road trips.

Travel hacks | Destinations

How to Become a Home Maintenance Maven

Time is money, and no one wants to spend more of either. But there are ways to stay ahead of costly repairs that could result in DIY fails or (worse) insurance claims.

DIY hacks | Home and garden

Financial 911: Why You Need an Emergency Fund (and How to Build One)

Stats show that more than 60 percent of Americans couldn’t cover an unexpected expense of around $1,000. Would you be prepared if it happened to you? Find out how to save for a rainy day.

Safe and smart | Financial safety

Chefs in Training: 4 Tips For Cooking With Kids

Boost your child’s confidence and creativity by making some magic in the kitchen. Check out these 4 tips for keeping your little chef safe and happy.

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