a) Security (Once in all accounts are in there)
b) Ease of access
c) Fear of letting client or client hired contrators into the account
e) Access to custom email set-up email@example.com and forwards
You are given your username and passwords and may share your hosting account with whomever you hire to work on your site.
You can create custom emails, set up forward, create new FTP accounts, access valuable SEO files such as .htaccess, install-update-repair and check databases, and much more
If you are not using Oregon Publishing or another local company that provide you your own hosting account independent of the Owner’s I suggest using HostGator and getting a shared account. They offer full access to your Hosting Control Panel, FTP Access, databases, etc. All the same options offered by OregonPublishing.com
Ask questions and understand the answers before deciding on a Host