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New York tech company names Batesville as third ‘Best Place to Retire’ in Arkansas

SmartAsset, a New York financial technology company, has released its sixth annual study on the Best Places to Retire in the U.S. And for the state of Arkansas, Batesville is ranked in the top three.

To find the 10 best places to retire in Arkansas, the study measured the tax friendliness of each location, as well as the number of doctors’ offices and recreation and social opportunities for seniors in each place, a release from SmartAsset noted on Friday.

For a look at how the top places in Arkansas stacked up, check out the table below:

SmartAsset survey

More details on the study, including the methodology and interactive map, can be found by clicking here.

According to its website, SmartAsset is a personal finance technology company headquartered in New York, NY that aims  “…to provide the best personal finance advice on the web.” The company offers free and personalized tools to help make “…smart personal finance decisions around homebuying, retirement, taxes, and more.”

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