but there's an option to skip it right on the screen. You don't need to go through Roku's support folks to set up an account without a credit card.It's been a while since I've seen the setup screens, but when you set up the box, it does prompt you to enter a credit card for purchases... New accounts do not have the "skip" button displayed.
and start enjoying all the benefits of our accelerated dial up service.
You then just login and change the password to be safe.
And presto an account with no credit card I know not ideal but still a work or phone support can set it up without if you ask.
Meaning, if you have Netflix, Netflix takescare of the billing not Roku.
From reading other posts, you don't need to register your Credit Card unless you intend to make purchases directlyfrom the Roku.
you could alternately use paypal or a visa/mastercard branded debit card.