by Richard Barrington @ Worst States to Retire 2012 Money Rates Columnist October 22, 2012 It's no secret that retirees generally don't like the cold, so it should come as no surprise that there is an abundance of northern states on this year's list of 10 Worst States to Retire from MoneyRates.com. However, the weather is far from the only problem these states have. If you love one of the states below, don't take its inclusion personally. This list only reports what an objective look at retirement-related factors dictates. Naturally, individual preferences can greatly affect your choice of retirement destinations. However, as a guide to some possible warning signs for retirees, MoneyRates.com has sought to identify the states that may have the most significant issues on quantifiable measures. Read full story at above link and thanks to This Ain't Hell ... for the link.