Western Union(800/777-7777 in Costa Rica or 506/283-6336) has numerous offices around San José and several major towns
and cities around the country. It offers a secure and rapid, although pricey, money-wire service, as well as telegram
service. A 100 dollars wire will cost 15 dollars and a 1000 dollars wire will cost around 50 dollars. Radiográfica
506/287-0087, at Calle 1 and Avenida 5 in San José also has telegram service.