Advantages of stock options include:
– They offer employees an opportunity to have ownership in the company they work for and feel more “connected” to the business.
– Employees can reap some of the financial benefits of a successful business. This can result in employees making far more money above and beyond their annual salaries.
– They can serve as a means of starting a savings plan.
– They can serve as a financially rewarding investment for someone with a long-term financial strategy.
– They can offer some tax benefits.