Best states for retirement

POSTED: 10:50 AM May 06 2013   UPDATED: 2:00 AM May 06 2014

Think you know which states are best for retirees? Think again.

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Think you know which states are best for retirees? Think again. Financial site has ranked the best states for retirement, looking at cost of living, crime rates, tax rates, access to medical care and average annual temperatures. Here are the 10 best:

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