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Hi Glenn, a demo account does indeed show actual prices, however, you won't experience actual trading conditions. This means you won't experience slippage or requotes, and won't get an opportunity to assess how good (or bad) your broker truly is.

Also, you won't experience the rises and falls in adrenaline that come with trading real money. That's important in my opinion because you'll need to learn to stay on top of your emotions if you are to become a successful trader.

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