Date registered: Mar 2005
Vehicle: '01-E320 & 02-ST2
Location: John 15:18-19
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If you are in the US, you have to provide a credit card to verify your address, but registration is free. Yes, you have to renew it annually. No, there is still no fee so long as you stay in the US.
There are a few people who have figured a workaround for Linux, but I don't think so for Mac. Do a search, perhaps you'll find the threads on the topic. That said, it is designed and supported only for Windows-based systems. I usually use it with either Firefox or Chrome, though it is designed for IE using a Java back end.
Certificate issues vary, but they often related to needing to clean out your cache.
Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy; its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery. (Winston Churchill)