SAN FRANCISCO (2/17/11)--CMG Mortgage Insurance Company (CMG MI) has launched “Blaine’s Sound Bytes,” a series of online audio files providing tips and best practices on mortgage lending topics for credit unions. Each sound byte was developed and recorded by Customer Training Manager Blaine Rada. A partial list of topics includes credit score factors; maps-photos-comps (MPC) appraisal; requiring tax returns; the Cs--capacity, capital, credit and collateral; and the top three risk factors. Sound bytes can be accessed on the CMG MI website. As Rada records new sound bytes in response to market changes, the files will be posted and announced to customers via e-mail.