Choose the method that fits your investment style
From do-it-yourself to "help me choose," Truist Investment Services has solutions that provide the right level of support for the way you prefer to invest.
Invest with guidance
Need help with your investments? Our financial advisors will help you choose the best solutions based on your needs and objectives.
- Receive individual attention and collaborative support
- Monitor your investment and banking balances with online access
Invest on your own
Prefer to make your own investment decisions? With a self-directed brokerage account, you can enjoy the convenience and freedom of trading online and access to a solid support system.
- Get real-time quotes, balances and holdings
- Place your trades online starting at $14.95 per transaction
- Link your BB&T checking or savings account for automatic settlement
Get to know us
BB&T—one of the nation's largest and most respected financial institutions—can support you with resources that begin with a customized investment strategy but extend much further.
Wherever you are in your financial journey, we'll help you move forward in ways that work for you. Should you choose to invest with guidance, you'll benefit from a comprehensive, fully integrated financial strategy customized to your goals. If you prefer to invest on your own, our support system is still available to you anytime you need it.
We're committed to helping you reach your goals—whatever they may be.
Whether your priorities include retirement, education, security, a life event, legacy planning—or all of these—BB&T and its affiliates have solutions to help you reach your goals.
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Services provided by the following affiliates of Truist Financial Corporation: Banking products and services, including loans and deposit accounts, are provided by SunTrust Bank and Branch Banking and Trust Company, both now Truist Bank, Member FDIC. Trust and investment management services are provided by SunTrust Bank and Branch Banking and Trust Company, both now Truist Bank, and SunTrust Delaware Trust Company. Securities, brokerage accounts and/or insurance (including annuities) are offered by Truist Investment Services, Inc. (d/b/a SunTrust Investment Services, Inc.) and P.J. Robb Variable Corp., which are SEC registered broker-dealers, members FINRA, SIPC, and a licensed insurance agency where applicable. Investment advisory services are offered by Truist Advisory Services, Inc. (d/b/a SunTrust Advisory Services, Inc.), GFO Advisory Services, LLC, Sterling Capital Management, LLC, and Precept Advisory Group, LLC, each SEC registered investment advisers. Sterling Capital Funds are advised by Sterling Capital Management, LLC. Mortgage products and services are offered through SunTrust Mortgage, a tradename for SunTrust Bank now Truist Bank. Life insurance products are offered through Truist Life Insurance Services, a division of Crump Life Insurance Services, Inc., AR license #100103477, a wholly owned subsidiary of Truist Insurance Holdings, Inc.
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Branch Banking and Trust Company is now Truist Bank. Learn more.
BB&T and SunTrust have merged to become Truist. Both institutions will continue to offer independent product lines for a period of time. This may include differing underwriting guidelines, product features, terms, fees and pricing. Our friendly teammates at your local SunTrust branches will be happy to walk you through their respective products. You can also learn more by contacting them at 800-SUNTRUST or SunTrust.com.