Rachel Emily Nichols married film producer Scott Stuber on July 26, 2008, in Aspen, Colorado. Seven months later, in February 2009, Nichols and Stuber separated. According to the court, the cause for divorce was irreconcilable differences. She then kept her life a low key and media was unaware of her new affairs. On December 30, 2013, Nichols confirmed her engagement with Michael Kershaw. They got married in September 2014.
Nichols has the net worth of $5 million dollars and she took $217,391 as a salary from movie Conan the Barbarian. Her modeling career started while she was studying in Columbia working with high-profile companies like Abercrombie & Fitch and L'Oreal. She moved into acting, snatching a role on Sex and the City (1998). Nichols made her film debut as Jessica Matthews in Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd (2003).