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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).
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.