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    What can I use Skype Credit for?

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    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.

    When your Skype Credit runs out, you can simply purchase some more if you need to. You’re not committed to anything.

    You can also use your Skype Credit to purchase Skype products, such as subscriptions and Skype Numbers.*  Simply start the purchasing process of a subscription or Skype Number and follow the instructions. When you need to choose a payment method, select the Skype Credit icon The Skype Credit icon.. Complete the purchase and the total will be taken from your Skype Credit balance.

    Buy some Skype Credit.

    * Unfortunately, you can’t use your Skype Credit to purchase Skype products in Japan.

    No emergency calls with Skype
    Skype is not a replacement for your telephone and can't be used for emergency calling