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Report: Louisiana is 5th worst for retirement

(Source: WAFB Leah Ellsworth) (Source: WAFB Leah Ellsworth)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

A new Bankrate.com report says Louisiana is the fifth worst state for retirement.

The report released Monday includes cost of living, taxes, healthcare, crime and climate to figure out the top ten worst retirement states.

The crime rate and health care quality worked against the bayou state. The worst state to retire in is Arkansas followed by New York and Alaska.

The site also released a report on the best states to retire in with Wyoming, Colorado and Utah as the top three.

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