Top 10 retirement mistakes

These are tough times for retirees and those planning for retirement. Retirement nest eggs have been plundered. Downsizing has forced many people into early retirement with less money to sustain the "golden years."

You can't do much about the past, but you can avoid mistakes that will make a bad situation worse.

In this series of posts, retirement expert Dan Solin discusses the ten biggest money mistakes a retiree can make.