Money & costs
Banks are plentiful in Guadalajara and most have ATMs, known as cajeros. HSBC (cnr Av Juarez & Molina; 8am-7pm Mon-Fri, 8am-3pm Sat) keeps the longest hours.
You can change cash off-hours at one of the eager casas de cambio (moneychangers) on López Cotilla, east of Av 16 de Septiembre. Rates are competitive and most will change traveler’s checks.
American Express (3818-2319; Av Vallarta 2440; 9am-6pm Mon-Fri, 9am-1pm Sat) Located in the Plaza Los Arcos shopping center.