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Quicksilver Rewards for Students review

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Annual Fee
Interest Rate: Purchases
27.24% (Variable)
Interest Rate: Purchases
27.24% (Variable)
Balance Transfer
27.24% (Variable)
Balance Transfer
27.24% (Variable)
1.5% cashback
1.5% cashback
Signup Bonus
$100 after spending $100
Signup Bonus
$100 after spending $100

Informr score
The Quicksilver Rewards for Students currently has an Informr score of 8.8 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 13 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Am I eligible?

Quicksilver Rewards for Students is typically available to those with average credit scores (650 or greater).
To get this card, you must also:
Yes Be a permanent or temporary resident of USA

Note: This information is only intended as a guide. The final decision is up to the bank and your application could still be rejected even if you can answer 'Yes' to all the minimum criteria above. Always consider your options and your financial situation before you apply for a credit card.

What the Critics Are Saying...


This card could make sense for any student who wants to start building their credit history while earning a flat cashback rewards rate at the same time. Many starter cards offer few benefits or no earning potential, so this card is a step above those options. If you would prefer a rewards program th...

- Ben Walker, FinanceBuzz
The Ascent
The Ascent

It is an easy-to-use card with useful features. While other cards have bonus categories to keep track of, this one offers an unlimited 1.5% in cash rewards. Capital One also considers you for a higher credit limit automatically.

- Lyle Daly, The Ascent

Offers students a simple way to earn cash back rewards and grow their credit scores. This card can be good for everyday spending or travel. And the more you spend, the more cashback rewards you can earn.

- Rebecca Lake, MyBankTracker
Business Insider
Business Insider

It is a good choice for students who prefer earning cash back but don't want to keep track of bonus categories. There's no welcome bonus, but it comes with solid benefits for a no-annual-fee card, including price protection and car rental insurance.

- David McMillin, Business Insider

A good card to help you start building your credit and to earn some money in the process thanks to its cash back rewards. The high APR makes it a good idea to pay the balance of this card off each month, which is also a great habit to adopt for long-term credit card usage.

- Jennifer Doss,


Interest Rates
Regular APR Interest Rate 27.24% (Variable)

This APR will vary with the market based on the Prime Rate.

Balance Transfer Interest Rate 27.24% (Variable)

This APR will vary with the market based on the Prime Rate.

Cash Advance Interest Rate 27.24% (Variable)

This APR will vary with the market based on the Prime Rate.

Rates & Fees
Annual Fee $0.00
Balance Transfer Fee $0.00
Cash Advance Fee 3%

Minimum of $10

Foreign Transaction Fee $0.00
Over Limit Fee $0.00
Late Payment Fee $40.00


Sign up bonus $100 after spending $100

On purchases within the first 3 months.

All Purchases 1.5% cash back
Restaurants No
Gas No
Groceries No
Hotels No
Travel No
Pharmacy No
Bills No
Features & Benefits
Additional Card Holders No
Travel Accident Insurance Yes
Car Rental Insurance No
Car Rental Discount No
Extended Warranty Yes
Purchase Protection No
Zero Liability No
No Foreign Transaction Fees Yes
Emergency Assistance No
Concierge Service Yes
Price Protection No
Fraud Protection No
Free Credit Scores Yes
Wireless Payments No
Virtual Cards Yes
Additional Benefits
  • 24-hour Travel Assistance Services
  • Access to Premier Culinary Experiences
  • Access to Must-See Music Events
  • Access to Big-time Sports Events
Minimum Security Deposit $0
Minimum Age 18
Minimum Personal Income
Temporary Residents No
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