Question: Do Skype Credits Expire?

Skype Minutes, also known as Skype Credits, enable you to pay for calls to business clients via company land line and cellular phones anywhere in the world.

Skype Credits do not last forever, though, and expire after 180 days if you don’t use them.

How long do Skype credits last?

180 days

How do I reactivate my Skype credit?

How to reactivate skype credit

  • Step 1: Launch your Skype Mac App.
  • Step 2: Click Add Credit option below your Skype username.
  • Step 3: Click the link next to Manage account.
  • Step 4: Navigate to Your Skype Credit is inactive and click the link with caption as Reactivate it now.

Why do I need Skype credit?

Skype Credit is a convenient and easy way to pay for Skype features that are not free. You can use it to make calls to mobiles and landlines, and send SMS text messages, all at Skype’s low rates. Simply start the purchasing process of a subscription or Skype Number and follow the instructions.

Can Skype credit be transferred to another account?

If you have more than one Skype account, you can send yourself some of your own Skype Credit from any of your accounts as a gift. You’ll just need to add yourself as a contact first. Sign into the account you want to send credit to, and then send a contact request to the account you want to send credit from.

Do you have to pay for Skype video calling?

Skype to Skype calls are free anywhere in the world. You can use Skype on a computer, mobile phone or tablet*. If you are both using Skype, the call is completely free. Users only need to pay when using premium features like voice mail, SMS texts or making calls to a landline, cell or outside of Skype.

How much does it cost to receive a Skype call?

The rates depend on the destination you’re calling. In addition, Skype charges a connection fee for landline-phone calls that ranges between 5 cents and 9 cents per call.

How can I check my Skype credit?

Go to https://www.skype.com/en/ and log in your account. Under your profile picture you’ll see your credit. Then to see your call history, scroll down to USAGE and click on it.

How do I renew my Skype number?

You can renew your Skype Number subscription from your account by following the steps below:

  1. Sign in to your account.
  2. In the Manage features section, click Skype Number.
  3. Click Reactivate Settings next to the number you’d like to reactivate, then follow the instructions.

Is Skype free to use?

Skype to Skype calls are free anywhere in the world. You can use Skype on a computer, mobile phone or tablet*. If you are both using Skype, the call is completely free. Users only need to pay when using premium features like voice mail, SMS texts or making calls to a landline, cell or outside of Skype.

Can I buy Skype credit for someone else?

There are two ways to give Skype Credit as a gift: buy a Skype voucher online, or send someone your own Skype Credit from your account balance. Just go to the gift Skype Credit page, enter the information requested, choose a gift card design and select Preview and Pay.

How do I charge Skype credit?

How do I purchase Skype Credit?

  • Open Skype on your device.
  • Select your profile picture.
  • Select Skype to Phone.
  • Select the Continue button in the Skype Credit box.
  • Complete your Skype Credit purchase: On Windows, Mac, Linux, and Android, select Pay Now*. On iPhone and iPad, follow the prompts to complete your purchase through the App Store.

How do you send money on Skype?

What is Money and how do I use it in Skype?

  1. From a chat, select the Add-ins menu:
  2. Select Money.
  3. Select Request Money or Send Money.
  4. Select the person you want to request money from or send money to.
  5. If you’re sending money, you’ll need to select the country your friend lives in, and then select Continue.