An individual investment account, is an account type that you will open with an investment broker to give you access to different investments such as stock, bonds, among others. This is something you can't achieve with savings account. If you want to invest in stocks and bonds, then you will definitely need an investment account to help you achieve that purpose. It is of a great advantage, of course, to have this account opened with an online broker as online brokers will give you a hands on trading experience with their websites, or mobile apps.
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