Last updated: 7/16/2021

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Capital One Quicksilver Cash Rewards

Earns: Cash Back

GigaTake:

A solid cash back card. It has no annual fee, earns 1.5% cash back on all purchases, and has a 0% introductory APR. Other cash back cards offer as much as 2% on everything and you might be able to squeeze more value out of a points card.

This card is best for:

  • All Spending

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Here’s how much you would earn with this card

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Pros

  • 1.5% cash back on all purchases is good, if not great.
  • No annual fee.

Cons

  • You can do better with a 2% cash back card.

See how the Capital One Quicksilver Cash Rewards compares to other credit cards

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Reward Rate = 1.5x

Value = 1 cent per point
Effective Value = 1.5 %

0%
3%

Welcome Bonus = 20,000

Value = 1 cent per point
Effective Value = $200

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$1800

Annual Fee = $0

$0
$995
Welcome Bonus
$200

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Bonus Rating

Cash Back

After you spend $500 in 3 months

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Spending Rewards
1.5% All Spending

Good

good

Good

In the top 50% of cards.

Is this card right for me?

That depends on your individual spending patterns. We have a tool that figures it out for you. Learn what you could earn.

Program Name
Cash Back
Gigapoints Value
1¢ per point
0.4¢ PER POINT
2¢+ PER POINT
Annual Fee
  • $0
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The Fine Print

INTRO APR FOR PURCHASES 0% for 15 months
INTRO APR FOR BALANCE TRANSFERS 0% for 15 months
PURCHASES APR 15.49%-25.49%
BALANCE TRANSFER APR 15.49%-25.49%
BALANCE TRANSFER FEE 3% of the amount of each transferred balance
CASH ADVANCE APR 25.49%
CASH ADVANCE FEE Either $10 or 3% of the amount of each cash advance, whichever is greater.
LATE PAYMENTS Up to $39
FOREIGN TRANSACTION FEE 0%