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09/05/2013 11:08 am ET

The World's Most Affordable Places To Retire

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Americans who dream of a retirement filled with sandy beaches, temperate weather and colorful local life may have another thing coming.

That's because a new report from the National Institute on Retirement Security finds that 45 percent of working-age households have no retirement savings at all. The average figure for funds set aside by households nearing the end of their working lives was a meager $12,000. That's not enough to cover a single year.

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