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Practice Accounts

Learn the ropes and gain confidence with a risk-free Practice Account:

Imagine if you could use the RBC Direct Investing site to experience real investing–without using real money. A Practice Account makes it possible!

Practice Accounts are not a demo version–they are integrated into our actual online investing site. You can experience investing using the same order entry screens available for actual trades, except that you risk nothing and you can start over at any time.

  • Any RBC Direct Investing or RBC Online Banking client can activate a Practice Account.
  • There is no cost to activate and use a Practice Account.
  • Practice Accounts are completely risk–free.
  • Practice Accounts are integrated into the actual online investing site, giving you access to the tools and education you need to become a confident investor.
  • There's no complicated account opening — just follow a few quick and easy steps to activate a Practice Account in a matter of minutes.
  • $100,000 of no risk "practice money" is available per Practice Account.
  • You can open multiple Practice Accounts – including Investment Cash, Margin and RSP.

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