Some of the advantages associated with the joint family system include enhanced security for members, support in times of need, getting different perspectives during decision making and enjoying affection from family members. Joint family systems were closely knit together, making family members bond and help each other in whatever way necessary.
Joint family systems stress the need for each family member to look out for the interest of the other, enhancing security for all. Family members are also able to help each other in times of financial need or health complications. When a member wishes to start a business, he can freely approach others and secure the help needed.