Retirees come here for a reason WalletHub reports

275-OTIS-MASONxHistoric City News learned this week that nearly a third of all non-retirees have no retirement savings or pension because many simply cannot afford to contribute to any type of plan.

The personal finance website WalletHub conducted an in-depth analysis that identifies 2016’s Best & Worst States to Retire, finding Florida to be at the top.

To help retirees find a retirement-friendly home that won’t break the bank, WalletHub’s analysts compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia across 24 key metrics.

Our data set ranges from the adjusted cost of living to the number of various entertainment options per capita to public-hospital rankings.

Retiring in Florida (1=Best; 25=Avg.)

1st – Population Aged 65 & Older
6th – Theaters per Capita
8th – Annual Cost of In-Home Services
10th – Taxpayer Ranking
15th – Museums per Capita
22nd – Life Expectancy
26th – Adjusted Cost of Living

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