Capital One Quicksilver Card Calculator

Card Details & Capital One Cash Back Calculator
1.5% Cash Back

Review the benefit of the Capital One Quicksilver Card, calculate how much cash back you can earn based on your spend, and compare the results to top cards.

The Capital One Quicksilver Card is one of the most popular and well known 1.5% cash back cards. This is because Capital One's cash back (as well as Capital One Miles) are simple, easy to use rewards programs. The card itself is pretty basic, but it has no annual fee, no authorized user fee, and no foreign transaction fee. It pairs well with the Savor or Savor One cards which earns across the categories of restaurant, entertainment, and grocery. If you enjoy earning cash back with Capital One, you will want to make sure this card is in your wallet.

Bonus Categories

The Capital One Quicksilver Card does not feature any bonus categories. You'll earn an unlimited 1.5% cash back per $1 spent on all purchases ran across the card.

  • 1.5% All Purchases

Perks & Benefits

The Capital One Quicksilver does not feature any card benefits that are specific to the card itself, but you will find a handful of useful Capital One benefits that are featured on the card.

  • Capital One Benefits
    • Virtual Card Number
    • Card Lock
    • Paribus from Capital One
    • CreditWise from Capital One
  • World Elite Mastercard or Visa Signature Benefits
  • Travel and Purchase

Sign Up Bonus (SUB)

The standard sign up bonus for the Capital One Quicksilver Card is a one-time $150 cash bonus after spending $500 on purchases within 3 months from account opening. This is a solid bonus for such low spend.

The Quicksilver Card also comes with 0% intro APR for 15 months on purchases as well as 0% intro APR for 15 months on balance transfers.


Annual Fee

The Capital One Quicksilver Card does not have an annual fee. This means you will always earn a return of 1.5% on your spend ran through the card.

Authorized User Fee

There is no authorized user fee for adding additional users to the Capital One Quicksilver Card. I recommend adding users in order to maximize the amount of cash back you can earn with the card.

Foreign Transaction Fee

The Capital One Quicksilver, like all the other Capital One Card, has no foreign transaction fee. This is one of the best benefits of Capital One Cards as you'll be able to earn rewards internationally without worrying about being charged a fee. To make matters better, Capital One cards are issued by VISA and Mastercard meaning you will usually have no problem finding acceptance worldwide. If you're looking to earn simple, easy to use rewards when shopping and/or traveling internationally, Capital One is a great choice.

and Card Value Calculator

You can use this rewards calculator to calculate how many points, miles, or cash back you can earn based on your spend per category. This calculator will also give you the dollar value of the card based on rewards earned and how much each benefit is worth to you minus the fees. You can click the Compare A Card button to compare this card against another card in the same calculator.

All category spend entered in the primary card's column will carry over to all credit card pages on the site so you don't have to re-enter the same information over again.

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This calculator will calculate the cash value of the selected credit card(s) based on spend, benefits, and fees. You can compare this card against any other rewards card side-by-side by clicking on the Compare A Card button.
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