while [ “$looptrack” = 1 ]
echo -n “Type in the account number:” read account
echo -n “Type the first and last name:” ; read full_name
echo -n “Type the age:” red age
echo -n “Enter another record?” ; read looptrack
The slandy quotes “ ” look like they have come from Microsoft Word and are not valid in a unix script. They should be standard double quotes " " . You need to be using a unix editor to create a unix script file in the correct character set.
After taking into account the advice from various posters, please post the new version and show what happens when you execute the script. It is hard to suggest changes without knowing what the script is designed to do.