Before you can know how to save for retirement, before you know how to line up investments to allow you to retire early, you really need to know what it will cost to live where you want to live. offers a list of the 12 most affordable states for a comfortable retirement as of 2019.  What I like about this article is that it shares the amount you would need to have set aside for retirement based on that state’s average retirement age.  If you want to retire in a different state, chances are, you might want to invest more toward your own retirement goal.  For help on getting started, or for better returns check out to find talented financial advisors who can help you meet your own retirement goals regardless of how much or how soon.