What makes South Dakota the best state to retire in?
Friday, July 27, 2018
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) - A new study by Bankrate.com says South Dakota is the best state to retire in, but why do retirees like it?
Vern Kemper moved from Pasa Robles, Calif. a little less than two years ago. His wife had passed away a few years prior and they never had children. His niece and her family live in Sioux Falls. With some health issues looming, he thought it might be nice to live nearby. With his house on the market for just a day when it was sold, he packed up with the help of his niece and her husband and they made the cross-country move to Sioux Falls. Since then, Kemper has discovered other perks ...
"There's one large perk -- state income tax," Kemper said.