Retirees are Fleeing These States

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  • Not only did more people leave New Jersey than any other state in 2018, but more than a third of those households cited retirement as a reason, according to data from United Van Lines.
  • New Mexico is a hot destination for retirees, as more than 4 in 10 people moving there saying retirement was a driver.
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New Jersey, it seems, is the last place where people want to spend their golden years.

Almost 67% of all New Jersey moves were outbound last year, according to a survey from United Van Lines.

The relocation company polled 26,998 of its customers who moved last year, through Nov. 30.

A third of people who left New Jersey also cited retirement as…

This article was sourced from CNBC.

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