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Despite being a victim of the 'Strictly curse' the 29-year-old Countdown star says she remains on good terms with her ex.Speaking exclusively to the Daily Express Online, Rachel admits it was difficult to go through a divorce while in the public eye."It's not nice.It's nicer to do things in private but I am lucky to have the best ex-husband in the world," she told us."He was really relaxed about everything.That was very important."Although she says her and Jamie split on amicable terms, Rachel reveals that she has no future plans to marry Russian pro dancer Pasha."I don't need to get married again. I think life's too short to do things you don't enjoy."Rachel suffers from IBS - a digestive condition that causes stomach cramps and bloating - so she follows a strict healthy diet to alleviate symptoms."The key for my diet is to keep it simple."I went to a gluten and vegan restaurant recently, which would have sounded like the worst thing in the world a while ago but it meant I could eat everything on the menu."I follow a fairly vegan diet now, occasionally eating fish and meat."Self-confessed maths geek Rachel replaced Carol Vorderman as the co-host of Countdown - doing the letters and numbers section of the programme - in January 2009.
Revealing why she got involved in the project, she told us: "My dad is retiring this year so it's on my mind anyway but Standard Life want to make themselves more approachable."There's a lot more responsibility on the individual because there’s a lot more flexibility. It's really complicated."But it's about finding out what risks you are comfortable with and what suits you."Standard Life are taking over pubs across the country to offer expert advice to help people understand the changes to pensions.The savings giant launched the campaign after discovering that more than three quarters of 50 to 65-year-olds are still in the dark about what upcoming changes mean for them."Having the conversation in a pub over a pint where it doesn't need to be dry or scary is a good way to get people to chat and think about things," Rachel explained."My New Year's resolution is to sort my finances.