Bernard Hickey details another 6 Great Recession Tips in 60 seconds. We'll be doing one of these every week until the end of the recession. We welcome your additions in the comments below. 1) Don't give Microsoft money - use free software like Gmail, Open Office & Ubuntu. 2) Use cheap Wifi e.g. Tomizone 3) Think about renting not owning. 4) Wait and watch movies on free to air tv. 5) Don't buy presents for people. 6) Don't buy expensive snacks.