Most start-up entrepreneurs and micro-businesses are prepared for the economic crisis because they already have a habit of working within a small budget and having little cash flow.
Shoestring Mag gives loads of frugalista tips to lead to help you save.
Bartering is a good way for small business for conserve cash and rack up savings.
MixedInk is a free web application that facilitates co-writing. This is great for business plans and proposals.