A premium subscription is required to access this article. Article Date: 10/01/2017 How Advisor Dependency Influences Investing So here is a chicken-or-egg question:Are investors who are dependent upon their advisor more conservative in their investments, or are conservative investors more likely to be dependent upon their advisor?Spectrem’s new study of investor-advisor relationships shows there is definitely a coordination between investor dependency and investor aggressiveness. Those investors who consider ... Log in to view full article. If you already have a subscription, please log in with your email address and password. User Name (Email Address): Password: Forgot your password? Click here to have your password emailed to you. To purchase a premium subscription, please use the links below. One-year premium subscription with unlimited access to all articles including reprint rights (see terms and conditions) for $2,000.00. Monthly subscription (3 month minimum) with unlimited access to all articles including reprint rights (see terms and conditions) for $195/mo. CLICK TO VIEW Terms and Conditions I ACCEPT You must accept the 'Terms and Conditions' before purchasing this product.