Is It Time to Leave the US and Go to Ecuador? People are wanting to leave the US and some of them are going to Ecuador. But is that a wise thing to do at this time? Some people think that going abroad is the panacea for freedom but is it really? RETIRE EARLY shares more experiences with you. Let's just say, we have the other side of the story that no one talks about....and we' re quite sure this is happening not just in Ecuador but in many countries abroad.