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South Carolina ranks 30th lowest in state, local government GDP, study finds

South Carolina finished 30th lowest in the size of its state and local government operations, based on their share of the state’s gross domestic product, according to a 24/7 Wall St. analysis.

Marlboro rated least livable among South Carolina counties, study finds

Marlboro was ranked South Carolina’s worst county to live in, according to a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of regions with the poorest quality of life within all 50 states.

$333,718 in annual income gets you into South Carolina’s top 1% club, study finds

Bring in at least $333,718 in yearly income, and you’ll be among the top 1 percent of earners in South Carolina, according to a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the ultra wealthy in every state.

South Carolina has 10th highest identity theft rate among the 50 states, study finds

South Carolina finished in tie for 10th in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of identity theft rates across the nation.

Dollar’s value in South Carolina ranks 10h highest among the 50 states, study finds

South Carolina finished in tie for 10th in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of relative purchasing power within each state.

Myrtle Beach ranks the most dangerous of South Carolina cities, study finds

Myrtle Beach was ranked the most dangerous city in South Carolina in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining cities with at least 20,000 in population that posted the highest violent crime rates per state.

Five Forks ranks the richest of South Carolina towns, study finds

Five Forks was ranked the richest town in South Carolina in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small, affluent communities where most households exceed the nation’s median annual household income.

Central ranks the poorest of South Carolina towns, study finds

Central was ranked the poorest town in South Carolina in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small communities with high poverty rates and financial hardships.

Allendale County ranks the poorest of South Carolina counties, study fin

Allendale County was ranked the poorest county in South Carolina in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the least affluent regions in all 50 states.

Walmart rated top employer in South Carolina, study finds

Walmart employs 33,298 workers in South Carolina, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Allendale County residents is highest in South Carolina

Allendale County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in South Carolina, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Average tax refund in South Carolina ranks 35th highest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in South Carolina ranked 35th among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: Laurens County has fastest growing local economy in South Carolina

Laurens County was ranked the top-performing local economy in South Carolina in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

Analysis: Clemson University ranked most selective of South Carolina schools

Clemson University was ranked the most exclusive school in South Carolina, according to a new study by the website 24/7 Wall St. that examines acceptance rates and characteristics of university students nationwide.

Analysis: South Carolina has 24th highest average credit card debt

South Carolina finished 24th in a study by the website 24/7 Wall St. examining average credit card debt among residents of the 50 states.

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