Joining the Reserves can be a beneficial process for many people. Here is a look at five of the benefits associated with joining the reserves that may apply to you.
5 – While you are serving on active duty you will be able to select inexpensive options for term life insurance.
4 – While you are serving on active duty, you will be able to receive additional tax free income in the form of allowances for subsistence including food allowances, a uniform allowance, housing allowance and so on.
3 – You will also receive tax advantages because only your regular basic monthly pay is going to be subject to federal income taxes and state income taxes.
2 – You will receive tuition assistance while you are serving in the Guard or the Reserves, allowing for you to continue your education. You may also receive free tuition to universities and state colleges.
1 – There are numerous additional benefits associated with joining the Reserves including commissary privileges and exchange privileges, temporary expenses for lodging, travel, home loans and more.