Keith

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About Keith

I’m an early retiree that now lives in Cuenca, Ecuador. I was an executive in Health Care Information Technology most of my career. My wife and I love to travel and have ventured all over the world. Now that we are retired, more adventures are on the horizon.

ECUADOR CEDULA, VERY IMPORTANT RESIDENCY STEP

Cedula Getting our cedula was the next task after our residency visa to being permanent residents of Ecuador. The cedula is Ecuador's national Identification card. Above all, it was part of our resident visa package we paid our Ecuadorian lawyer to do for us. Day 1 We met our lawyer's assistant (who happens to be a [...]

2017-08-12T14:22:06+00:00 By |

ECUADOR VISA – EASY 3 STEP ADVICE FOR RESIDENCY

Getting an Ecuador visa for residency isn't hard, it just takes patience and time (and, of course, money). Our goal was to get our Visa's while still in the US. We hired a lawyer in Ecuador to help us with the process. Many people say you can do all of this yourself, but we didn't [...]

2017-08-12T18:09:53+00:00 By |

LIVE ABROAD, NOW IS THE TIME TO MOVE – TRY ECUADOR

Live Abroad If you haven’t guessed by now from the other blog posts, we live abroad in Cuenca Ecuador. We decided to start our retirement by moving to Ecuador. This post is going to describe what we did in preparation for the move. Since our goal was to get our residency visas while still in [...]

2017-08-12T18:41:04+00:00 By |

EARLY INVESTING, SO EASY TO RETIRE EARLY & LIVE ABROAD

To retire early requires early investing. Everyone should put 20% of their earnings into savings, IRA, or 401K. If you start this early enough, retiring in you 40's should be simple. I'll admit that I wasn't one of those people that saved when I was young. In fact, I didn't start saving until I was [...]

2017-08-12T21:21:50+00:00 By |

RETIRE EARLY – ANYONE CAN – ON LESS MONEY THAN YOU THINK

There's no magic to be able to retire early. It's simply to have enough money to live the rest of your life in a lifestyle that will make you comfortable. I'm not a financial planner or any other sort money management expert. I'm simply a college educated man who followed a simple plan and retired [...]

2017-08-12T16:14:31+00:00 By |