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Keeping Up in Ecuador

Keeping up in Ecuador is a challenge.   There are so many improvements taking place so fast.  For example some transport has leaped ahead of many fully developed countries.  A reader sent this note: I just took the direct bus Aero Express bus from the Quito airport.  This bus runs every 30 minutes and has high-speed […]

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Ecuador Tax Change

The potential for Ecuador tax change means that finding good value shares to support your lifestyle and protect your savings outside Ecuador grows in importance.  Keeping your savings outside Ecuador is important because Ecuador’s success as an expat center means there are increased rules and regulations aimed at taxing expats. Ecuador’s tax agency can be […]

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The Value of Sound in Ecuador

The shamans of Ecuador value nature and sound. Ecuador shamana using plants in a ceremony. Ecuador shaman using sound from a conch shell to start a ceremony. Let us study sound… or perhaps study lettuce with sound for wisdom and natural health. I spend a lot of time in our greenhouse… playing baroque music.  I […]

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Ecuador Cost of Living

Ecuador’s cost of living continues to rise.  In the mid 190s we began recommending Ecuador. Costs of living were incredibly low.  Real estate bargains were everywhere.  Numbeo.com cost of living city reviews shows that the cost of living in Quito has risen to about $2,100 a month. About five years ago we did cost of […]

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Ecuador Air Fares Drop

This Ecuador air fare alert makes it easier to attend the upcoming Ecuador Get Together. Image from Lan Ecuador Air Fare Alert Image from Farecompare.com  

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Niche Income From Ecuador

Think about creating niche income outside of Ecuador from Ecuador. Three of the most important things you can do in Ecuador are: #1: Have something to do.  Ecuador is an adventure… for six months or so. Once you have settled in… you’ll want a way to be fulfilled. #2: Have a way to earn from […]

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Winds of Change in Ecuador

Two technologies have potential to change competitiveness in Ecuador. One Ecuadorian economic risk is shortage of energy.  Almost half of the country’s electricity comes from one dam.   Two changes may bring more energy to other Latin countries.    If Ecuador embraces this technology, it can gain a competitive advantage due to its many windy territories and […]

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Ecuador Adventure and Surprise

Ecuador is filled with adventure surprise. Recently Ecuador surprised the high tech world by making its own low cost drones that it will export. An article at RT.com said Ecuador’s President Rafael Correa has unveiled the country’s first domestically made unmanned aerial vehicle. The drone is to help Quito fight drug traffic and will also […]

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Ecuador Investing Rules

One of the most important Ecuador investing rules is do not get stuck in Ecuador with any money.  Live in Ecuador but invest globally. Global Investing Rules the World.   Here are seven rules for global investing that can help you get ahead by finding good value.. I think I am a pretty slow learner but […]

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