Information contained on this page is provided by NewsUSA, an independent third-party content provider. WorldNow and this Station make no warranties or representations in connection therewith.(NewsUSA) - Over the last several years, planning for retirement has been anything but simple. Market uncertainty, lower real estate prices and for some, job loss or stagnant salaries, have made saving and investing for a sound financial future more challenging than ever. That's where a financial professional comes into play.