This is another factor that has been attributed to the increased levels of infidelity in our society. Securely attached adults balance well between independence and dependence. Anxiously attached individuals cling, act needy, and fear being left out. They feel unloved and have issues with trust. Those with avoidant attachment style withhold their emotions, lack trust of others, and avoid being dependent on others for emotional support. who often have avoidant attachment styles have high chances of engaging in infidelity. This is because individuals with attachment styles spend most times in seeking solutions to their current problems and engage in high rates of infidelity. Research studies have revealed that individuals with avoidant attachment styles are likely to engage in extramarital relationships while those with anxious attachment style have the likelihood of having already engaged in infidelity.