Matthew S. Newman, a financial services wholesaler and father to three small children, was diagnosed with grade three astrocytoma (brain cancer) at 39 years old. Matthew's memoir, Starting At The Finish Line, chronicles the journey that he and his entire family took together which got him to a place of clarity, understanding and appreciation. The book's underlying message of why it's important to get your financial planning in order is both inspirational and actionable.
His dedication to being a top performer at everything he does has led him to become the top wholesaler numerous times in his career, while also fighting cancer, running the Broad Street Run, doing Tough Mudder, writing books, and traveling the world to speak.
For all press and news inquiries, please contact Matt’s media relations team.
How did you find out you had brain cancer?
How did the message of preparation get reinforced for you throughout your battle?
How did your own financial planning assist you in your fight?
What did cancer teach you about life and balance?
If people that are inspired by your story wanted to take action, what would you recommend they do first?
We'll be in touch within 48 business hours to learn more and help you with