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Auto-recharge automatically tops up your Skype Credit when your balance falls below a certain amount (typically $2 / €2 / £2). This ensures you never run out of Skype Credit and prevents calls ending mid-conversation. Auto-recharge works with credit cards, PayPal and Skrill (Moneybookers). If you attempt to use another method of payment that does not support recurring payments, you will be prompted to choose another payment method at the time of purchase.
With Auto-recharge, your credit card, PayPal or Skrill account is debited in the same way as if you were making a manual purchase, but with Auto-recharge enabled, you don´t need to approve each recharge.
This FAQ contains instructions on:
If you are using PayPal or Skrill, you’ll be redirected to their web page to complete your purchase.
If you no longer wish to use Auto-recharge to top up your credit:
If you wish to change your payment method, for example, when you get a new credit card, or wish to switch from PayPal to Skrill:
To switch to a stored payment method, select it from the drop-down list, then click Save settings.
To add a new payment method, click Add payment method, then follow the instructions.