A premium subscription is required to access this article. Article Date: 02/19/2018 The Correlation Between Knowledge, Risk and Dependency There is very often a direct correlation between an investor's knowledge level and their dependency on a financial advisorThere is also very often a direct correlation between an investor’s advisor dependency and risk tolerance, with dependent advisors often being more risk-adverse.Using the transitive property we have not employed since high school ... 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.