Trae's Tips and Tricks for Skype
Save money when reaching out to friends and family with the help of Skype. You can pick up a Skype gift card and use it towards calls, messaging, and more. Perfect for travelers, Skype offers some useful features at a fair price. Find an easier way to connect, with Skype.
Does Skype Cost Money?
No. Whether you’re accessing Skype from your laptop, tablet, or mobile phone, as long as you’re making a Skype to Skype call, it’s totally free. However, if you want to call a relative overseas, send a text message, or forward calls to your own Skype number, it will cost some money.
What Payment Methods Does Skype Accept?
Connect with anyone in the world (regardless if they have a Skype account or not). You can pay for premium features when purchase a Skype subscription or by using a credit card. However, you can always use a Skype gift card to add funds to your account when want to.
How Do I Use A Skype Gift Card?
1. If you don’t have one already, create a Skype account. You can download Skype and sign in from a variety of devices such as your smartphone, gaming system, Alexa, and desktop.
2. Once you’re logged in, go to your Account information. Specifically, the Billing and Payments tab.
3. Click on Redeem Voucher or Card. From here you will enter in the numbers found on the back of the gift card or from the email you received.
4. After accepting Skype’s Terms of Service, you just have to click on Redeem and the funds will be added to your account.
Frequently Asked Questions
What kind of Skype gift cards are there?
You can purchase both digital and physical Skype gift cards.
What can a Skype credit be used for?
Use your Skype gift card towards domestic and international phone calls, text messaging, or to sign up for a Skype number.
What happens if my Skype gift card gets lost?
You’re solely responsible for your gift card. Skype will not replace lost, damaged, or stolen gift cards.
How do I check the balance of my Skype gift card?
Do Skype gift cards expire?
Yes. Skype gift cards need to be used within one year of activation.
Video chat, call, or text with friends, family, and coworkers with the help of Skype. Ready when you are, you can access Skype on your phone or tablet, along with a number of other devices. Take part in company meetings and special events. Or, travel the world and stay connected to home. What's more, use a Skype gift card to help pay for all of your upgraded communication needs.