Now it's easy to pick on Illinois. Ridiculous taxes, gun violence, a Governor that rules by one emergency edict after another, soaring crime and only 5 months of decent weather but believe it or not, the Prairie State is not the worst state to retire in. According to the editors at Moneywise.com that distinction falls to New Mexico. Now usually number 2 isn't a bad spot but in this regard it's really not good. Read on to see their picks for the top worse states for retirement.