FAQ #76 – What About SENIOR DISCOUNTS In Ecuador?

Senior discounts in Ecuador are a thing! You’ll be happy to know that lots of services, such as public transportation, mobile phones, restaurants, etc. offer discounts to senior citizens that can be as high as 50%.

“La tercera edad” literally translates to third age, but the term refers to the elderly. The Ecuadorian culture treats la tercera edad with a lot of respect. In addition to discounts on purchases, the elderly are also allowed to cut in line at the banks, grocery stores and most places where lines form.

If you’re in la tercera edad, you will appreciate living in Ecuador.


Planning a move to Ecuador?

Our Ecuador Expat Fast Track eCourse will tell you exactly how to do it! Join more than 250 people who have already signed up! See what our students have to say here...

Get Qualified, Trustworthy Recommendations

Need help with your visa, finding a place to live, shipping a container, health insurance, private driver or something else?

We're happy to introduce you to our trusted and qualified relocation experts in Ecuador!

NEWS from ECUADORNews & Current Events from Ecuador

Every Friday, we send an email with current expat-relevant news from Ecuador (in English). It contains the latest information about covid, travel restrictions & guidelines, government actions, volcanoes, flooding, crime, and more. Basically, anything significant from the prior week that affects expats. We don't share this information ANYWHERE ELSE!

In addition, you'll also gain immediate access to our Ecuador Cost of Moving & Living Calculator. And it now contains a Low Budget Cost of Living option.

 

BE Unconventional!

Cuenca Ecuador ExpatsWe've assembled a supportive community of current and future expats who are eager to share their experiences, answer questions and offer encouragement as you embark on your move abroad.

Once you become a member, you'll also gain access to a variety of exclusive benefits that will help you make a smooth transition to Ecuador!