Wednesday, October 29, 2008

Best Cities to Retire on a Budget

With nest eggs under attack by the declining economy, Forbes magazine ranked the best large metropolitan area to retire on a budget.

Forbes considered housing affordability, inflationary pressures, and job prospects for the 20 percent of those older than 65 who are still employed. Also, the magazine considered: physicians per capita and the number of people in the area who rely on Medicare.

The magazine's top 10 choices were:

  1. Columbus, Ohio
  2. Dallas
  3. Minneapolis
  4. Houston
  5. Salt Lake City
  6. Indianapolis
  7. Denver
  8. St. Louis, Mo.
  9. Atlanta
  10. Nashville

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