8 out of 10 final tables on play money games is NO indication of your talent. Go play some freerolls
, and if your that good you will have a little bankroll to work on fairly quickly. There are Cardschat freerolls going on weekly, then take a shot at a real game, and be prepared to get your ass handed to you
ID suggest having a look and a read at the hand anyalsis section of this forum and try to learn the game and understand some of the concepts being discussed there, have a shot at answering a few yourself and youll soon find out what stage your game is at.
Oh yea, get a few books and study a little if you can afford it.