1. Give it a Try Before You Buy

Skype offers a free one-month trial to their Unlimited World plan, letting shoppers make calls to 63 different countries.

2. Get a Gift Card

Skype often runs sales on their gift cards, meaning shoppers can save up to 40% off calling credits.

3. Go Premium

Skype Premium Service lets shoppers purchase up to 12 months, saving consumers up to 50% off the regular monthly rate.