Diving deeper every day into the recession, people are coming up with new ideas to deal with this ruthless credit crunch and find their way to stay afloat.

From clothes and housing to travel and gifts, increasingly more innovations are popping up and merging with numerous business-oriented campaigns and tips for wallet-filling. The credit crunch has also unveiled recession-friendly products and services, whose marketing campaigns are adapting to promote such currently sought-after advantages.

This anti-downturn cluster contains some ideas for jobseekers as well; but if you decide to stay at home, romantic interactions still constitute the number one free and exhilarating pastime.