Bankrate Study: 10 Worst States to Retire List for 2018

Bankrate Study: 10 Worst States to Retire List for 2018

IL has been ranked as the 7th worst state for retirement.

Bankrate has delivered once again with its 2018 list of the best and worst states to retire, a selection that looks at a multitude of factors when deciding the best and worst options for retirement.

Financial security and a sense of community may be more important to satisfaction in retirement than factors such as weather, say the experts behind Bankrate rankings released Thursday.

South Dakota's score was based in part on residents' contentedness, and the fact that the state has no income tax.

South Dakota ranked the number one state to retire in, while New York State ranked the worst place in the country to retire.

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While Utah, Idaho and New Hampshire took hits for their chilly weather, they fared well enough on other quality-of-life issues to keep them in the top five.

'Don't think about retirement as something separate and apart (from what you want now),' he said.

New York, meanwhile, makes life hardest on those who recently escaped the daily grind, coming in dead last at 50.

Nevada did not rank well for healthcare quality, well-being, and crime, but it did rank high for taxes, according to the study.

Louisiana: The Southern state is not great for retirement either as its near the bottom in crime, culture and health care quality.

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