Thinking of Moving to Ecuador? Take this Short Quiz (#47)


1. When transferring money within Ecuador, what is one thing a person should expect.
2. True or false, scorpions are not found in the cordillera?
3. What is a pito, how is it used, and why is it both endearing and at times a bit tiresome?
4. A couple wants a good red wine for dinner. How hard is that to find here? What about white?
5. What’s the going rate for a gardener / yardman?

0. Strongly recommend going to
1. Probably best to go to
2. Consider going to
3. 50/50
4. You might be ok without
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Stay tuned for more questions in a few days.

Rick Ochoa

Blue Box

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