Indiana, Kentucky and Illinois in the bottom 20 for best states to retire

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(WEHT) Planning for retirement starts almost as soon as you enter the workforce. And one of the topics on everyone’s mind is – will I retire where I live, or move someplace else? According to a WalletHub study, the Tri-State isn’t exactly at the top of the list for retirement.

Source: WalletHub

To determine the best states to retire, WalletHub compared the 50 states across 45 key indicators of retirement-friendliness. They examined affordability, health-related factors and overall quality of life. Here’s where the Tri-State stands:

1.Florida
30.Indiana
41.Illinois
45.Kentucky
50.New Jersey

According to the study, Illinois had the worst ‘taxpayer’ ranking. Kentucky tied with Alabama for 47 for lowest life expectancy.

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