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Using Western Union

DO NOT use this choice.

While Bitcoin will be the universal way to send and receive money, we need a solution in the mean time. Western Union is expensive (more than you first think) but it works. This post is about how it works in Panajachel — offering two distinctly different choices.

The […]

Exchanging US$ for Quetzales

A common question is “Where is the best place to exchange my money?” which at least 90% of the time means buy Quetzales with US$. There are some pretty bad options and quite a few decent ones. This is my experience.

But, first, a conversation that took place a couple of months ago when […]