MasterCard Inc. is trying to prime the market for mobile financial services by offering contactless payments stickers that consumers can attach to their wireless handsets.

The Purchase, N.Y., company announced Monday that it is offering the sticker with Blaze Mobile Inc., an Alameda, Calif., payments technology company that also makes a "mobile wallet" application.

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